Customs Officers at Gueshevo checkpoint seized 18 kg of heroin from a car


Customs officers at Gueshevo BCP seized 18 kg of heroin during a customs inspection of a car. The car with Kosovo registration was traveling in the direction Turkey- Kosovo, transit through Bulgaria. At checkpoint Gueshevo the vehicle was diverted for a detailed customs check. Customs officers found in a wooden box behind the rear seats of the car packages, containing beige powder. When conducting a drug test substance has reacted to heroin. The total quantity of seized heroin is 18.185 kilograms distributed in 35 packages. The driver of the car 62-year-old Kosovo citizen is arrested. Pre-trial proceedings have been instituted on the case.